Computer Science

Breaking the Silicon Ceiling
Computer Science

Computer Science Professor Seltzer to Leave Harvard

Seltzer has taught at Harvard since 1992; in 2000, she became the one of the first female junior faculty members at Harvard to receive internal tenure in Computer Science.

Harvard Undergraduate Concentrations by Year
College

Economics Remains Most Popular Concentration

Economics retained its position as the most popular concentration at the College this fall, with 671 undergraduates—​a slight increase from last year.

CS 182
College

CS 182

Sebastian Gehrmann answers a question from a student after the Computer Science 182: “Artificial Intelligence” lecture Tuesday afternoon.

Mark Zuckerberg
Computer Science

Mark Zuckerberg

Emerson Emerges
Computer Science

Computer Science, Philosophy Join Forces on Ethics and Technology

CS 108 is one of six computer science courses this fall that are co-taught by either professors or teaching fellows from the Philosophy department.

Breaking the Silicon Ceiling
SEAS

Students Promote Computer Science Professor for Harvard Presidency

Some students are launching an online campaign in an unconventional effort to promote Computer Science professor Margo I. Seltzer ’83 as a possible candidate for Harvard's presidency.

Professor James H. Waldo
Computer Science

Professor James H. Waldo

Computer science professor James “Jim” H. Waldo teaches the popular course, Computer Science 105: Privacy and Technology.

SEAS

Harvard Kicks Off Data Science Initiative With Seminar

Harvard marked the official launch of a new Data Science Initiative Monday afternoon, kicking off a multi-year plan aimed at bringing the University to the forefront of the field.

Pset Partner Night
Student Groups

Pset Partner Night

Harvard Women in Computer Science hosted a problem set partner night to help student taking computer science classes find partners for their assignments.

College

Some Accused of Cheating in CS50 Sought Legal Counsel

One lawyer said Harvard is unlikely to face lawsuits from students accused of cheating in CS50 because the cases are “awfully hard” to prosecute.

SEAS Fair
Student Life

Engineering Harvard

The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences may be creating an entirely new kind of Harvard student—one more focused on problem sets than parties and extracurriculars.

Harry Lewis
College Administration

Harry's Harvard

Former Dean of the College Harry R. Lewis '68 calls himself a “Harvard lifer”—a breed he fears is dying out.

Harvard Logs In
Computer Science

Harvard, Connected: The Houses Got Internet

The relative obscurity of Harvard’s “high speed data network” in 1992 caused some students to disregard its significance at first.

Harry Lewis
Computer Science

Harry Lewis

Harry Lewis
Computer Science

Harry Lewis